Alert number: INFO/00016/21
Type of alert: Other
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by a relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: White respiratory protective half-face mask.
Packaging description: Plastic bag containing 2 pieces. On the label and on the mask it is indicated "respirator FFP2"
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Latvia